Once-weekly dulaglutide is effective for glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes and moderate to severe kidney disease while helping to slow renal function decline, new research shows
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When the now-retired astronaut got here, he was two inches taller, with deteriorated eyesight and feet so delicate he couldn’t walk, which was expected. But doctors also found that his brain had swollen and that some of his genetic material had changed, findings they’re still working to explain. The rocket science is much further ahead than the medical research and the medical support.
Researchers at Johns Hopkins have added to evidence that rising and chronic inflammation as measured by a biomarker in the blood in middle and late age are linked to visible structural changes in the brains of people with poor cognition and dementia
In a mouse model, researchers have demonstrated that a novel, affibody-based pretargeted radionuclide therapy for HER2 (human epidermal growth factor receptor 2)-expressing cancers is non-toxic to the kidneys and improves survival
The death of a child is always painful. It takes immense courage and fortitude for any parent to forgo life support for a child, even in the face of futility. Dr. Chong Poh Heng's comment that letting go is extremely difficult "because so much future is at stake" resonates deeply with most people. In the cases of 23-month-old Alfie Evans and 11-month-old Charlie Gard, who both suffered profound and irreversible brain damage, the court allowed the withdrawal of mechanical ventilation against their parents' expressed wishes.
Scientists at Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago discovered a way to increase the efficiency of the mature blood production in a dish.
In the present study, Zika virus could pose a far greater threat to pregnancy than recent studies of miscarriage and stillbirth in human infections have reported
Fish oil supplements may help alleviate the painful side effects of some cancer treatments, research suggests. Two separate studies show omega-3 fatty acids can reduce discomfort caused by certain therapies.